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College achievement (6 letter answer)

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The answer TENURE is uncommon, appearing about once every 375 puzzles.

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Academic achievement
Fire insurance?
Fire safety?
Form of security
Holding right
Indication of permanence
Job security
Kind of track
Possession right
Professor plum?
Professor's concern
Professor's goal
Professor's privilege
Professor's prize
Professor's protection
Prof's protection
Prof's security
Staying power?
Teacher's concern
Teacher's goal
Teacher's status
Term of office
A concern of the N.E.A. and A.F.T.
Job security, for some
Teacher's job security


TENURE as a noun:

1. (tenure, term of office, incumbency) = the term during which some position is held
2. (tenure, land tenure) = the right to hold property; part of an ancient hierarchical system of holding lands

TENURE as a verb:

1. give life-time employment to; "She was tenured after she published her book"